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Spike the elephant safely arrives at Busch Gardens in Florida
Spike, the 32-year-old Asian elephant, arrived safely to Busch Gardens in Tampa, Fla. Friday that will be his new home after a safe 2 1/2 day, 4,500 km journey from the Calgary Zoo. The zoo’s three female elephants are sche...
2013-09-20   Tampa, United States Category: relocation

U.S. National Zoo Getting 3 New Elephants From Canada
A $2 million gift from businessman David Rubenstein will allow the Smithsonian´s National Zoo to nearly double the size of its Asian elephant herd. The zoo announced Tuesday that it will receive three female elephants ...
2013-08-21   Washington, United States Category: relocation

Zoo’s plan to relocate elephants will stress animals, ex-veterinarian says
More than 30 years ago in a Sri Lankan jungle, then-Calgary Zoo veterinarian Darrel Florence fashioned a homemade device from a 7Up container and a garden hose, then used it to feed formula milk to three 200-pound infants.Flo...
2013-05-03   Calgary, Canada Category: relocation

Calgary Zoo preparing to bid adieu to elephants. Officials checking possible new homes for pachyderms
The Calgary Zoo is close to finding a new home for its three female elephants. After reviewing nine possible locations, the zoo said it is now completing on-site visits for about half of the facilities and will make the decis...
2013-04-17   Calgary, Canada Category: relocation

Veasey: Its best if the zoos elephant breeds again
As the Calgary Zoos director of animal care, an animal welfare scientist and a captive elephant specialist, I’d like to respond to Jennifer O’Connor’s letter by respectfully encouraging her to consider th...
2012-11-01   Calgary, Canada Category: welfare

Premature, stillborn calf of Maharani in Calgary
Zoo officials are deeply saddened to advise the community that Asian elephant Maharani delivered a premature, stillborn calf in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. The calf was due in February/March...
2012-10-24   Calgary, Canada Category: death

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